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Table 3 Statistical distribution of transposon insertions within genes

From: NeMeSys: a biological resource for narrowing the gap between sequence and function in the human pathogen Neisseria meningitidis

Gene size (bp) Number of genes % genes hit Number of hits Average hits % genes missed % missed genes in DEG
≥3,000 28 85.7 137 5.7 14.3 75
2,000-3,000 94 61.7 213 3.7 38.3 77.8
1,000-2,000 557 58.9 954 2.9 41.1 46.7
500-1,000 688 49.5 660 1.9 50.5 41.9
≤500 600 32.7 367 1.9 67.3 31.4
  1. DEG: Database of Essential Genes.